Google Forms is an integral part of Google Spreadsheet. Its primary use is to collect user responses.

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How do I put the timestamp in the “check in” or “check out” column based on the user's response in the Google form?

I created a Google form that allows users to clock in/out. The form asks two questions, their pin number and whether they want to check in or out. When the user clicks on "check in" and submits, the ...
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How do I create a multiple choice question in Google Forms based on spreadsheet data?

I am making a Google Form for evaluations. I will have a multiple choice question in there and the available options have to come from a list of items, say on a spreadsheet or a text document. I have ...
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Google Spreadsheet changing cell references on its own

I have created a Google Form with an attached spreadsheet. Within that spreadsheet I have created several sheets to sort the answers to my liking. Sheet 2 is just an exact copy of all the original ...
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Transfer data from a form to a new spreadsheet

I have a simple form that inputs entries into a spreadsheet in Google Doc's. All I want to do is open a new sheet and import the data from the forms spreadsheet so I can manipulate it in my own way. ...
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Google Form removing leading zeros in response spreadsheet

I have a form that I'm using to collect responses on in Google Forms. One of the question includes a response that usually starts with a leading zero (like an account number). When the response is ...
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Setting maximum number of sign-ups in Google Forms

We use Google Forms to manage a large school event in which each activity requires sign-up using a separate form. We have a maximum number of students per activity. How do we “close” the sign up once ...
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How to move a question from one page to another in Google Forms?

I have two pages in a Google Form. I have created a question in Page 1, and now I want to cut and paste it out of Page 1 and put it into Page 2. However, using drag and drop doesn't seem to work. Is ...
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How to anchor all the cells on the page in Google Spreadsheet

To anchor cells in a Google spreadsheet so that you can drag the values/cells/formula, with one or more of the linked cells/values remaining constant you can follow these steps: ...
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want a simple sum of check boxes

I created a form with three checkboxes for each question. Each group of check-boxes starts with the same repeating words (as in: Vata - xxxx, Pitta - xxxx, Kapha - xxxx). I want the total number for ...
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How to have multiple users complete a single form in Google Forms

Using Google Forms, is there a way to have a user complete a section of a form, share the form and have another user complete another section of the same form, thereby keeping the combined inputs as a ...
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Restricting date selection

Is there a way to restrict the user of a Google form from selecting today's date? I always want them to be able to select the next day but never the same day.
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Creating an online form - by Importing the questions from a spreadsheet?

I've got a spreadsheet where each row of the first column is a question, and the next 4 columns are the optional 4 answers to that question. I want to turn these questions into an online form (like ...
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“other” response not collected in Google Forms

I have created a survey using Google Forms many of which are multiple choice with an "other" option at the end and a small box for users to enter their own response. In the results spreadsheet it ...
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Adding Multi-choice Questions faster in Google Forms

I need to create a Google form using Google Docs, for surveying purposes. Several of the questions I am incorporating in the form consist of multiple choices, which my colleague has listed down in an ...
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Can I add an autoincrement field to a Google Spreadsheet based on a Google Form?

I use a Google Form to retrieve feedback from our customers. I then download this info into our offline system. Is it possible in Google Form to give a unique value to each row it inserts into the ...
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Script error trying to populate form drop down menu from spreadsheet

We are trying to link a list on a Google Spreadsheet to a drop down menu on a Google Form. The twist is that this Google Spreadsheet list will be continuously updated and needs to automatically ...
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How to add attachment option in Google Form?

I need to make a Google Doc Form, in which the users need to upload a Word file. Is it possible to do so using Google Docs form? If yes, then how?
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How to get more than 1 question to populate the same field/column in the Spreadsheet?

I am looking for some way to get the submitted answers to 2 or more questions to populate in the same column in the response spreadsheet, but on the next row. e.g. When gathering data from ...
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Google Spreadsheet Form Responses in to an already made sheet

I have a template form and matching spreadsheet that need to be copied multiple times. When I make copies of the two, the copies are not linked for the form responses to go to the newly copied ...
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How do I embed a Google Form into a WordPress page?

WordPress doesn't support iframe embeds on its free sites, but it does provide a Shortcode option for Google Apps. It seems to automatically convert the iframe code from the older version of Google ...
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Is there a way to prevent oversubscription using Google Forms

I am in a team of people organising an event. . So in the picture, for the first session, each person only attends one of the strands and not both. I would like to know if there is a way of ...
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Google Drive Form doesn't display on Google sites if not signed in on chrome

I have a site, hosted by Google Sites that includes a Google Form. Normally, the page loads, then a second or so later the form loads. In the problem case the page loads, but the form doesn't. It ...
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How can I get my set values and formulas to populate to a row of values received from a Google Form?

When I receive submissions from a form I am trying to find a way to include my formulas and set values in the same row as the information submitted by form. My form is only collecting 14 values but my ...
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Transferring a custom add-on to another Google form

I created an add-on for a Google Form: After saving it, I can see it in the add-on list: How can I use this add-on in another Google Form?
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How to see names for survey responses?

How can I show the name or email address for responses to form survey in the results spreadsheet? We want to see each other's responses but results sheets seem to be anonymous and only show time ...
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Single Response Spreadsheet (with multiple sheets) from multiple forms

I have four surveys (google forms) from which I want responses to go to a single response spreadsheet (each on a different sheet). It appears in the form view that I can select to have the response ...
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Creating a troubleshooting tree in Google Forms, but it can't embed images or links

I tried creating a troubleshooting tree in Google Forms but appear to be unable to embed either pictures or links. I wanted to create a tree wherein users get directed to different nodes with ...
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Read-Only Text Won't Display

How do I get the read-only text on my forms to display? It displays in my back office, and on my website, but not in the email notification that's sent out to my client and myself.
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What is the maximum of fields a Google form can contain?

I read on Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides size limits that spreadsheets have a maximum of columns per sheet. Shall I conclude that the maximum of fields a Google Form can contain is 255 (since one ...
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How to use Google Forms for data entry in a lab, keeping track of which computer input each entry?

I wanted to use Google Forms for the following: People come into the lab, seated at 1 computer desk each. They do not sign in with any personal info. They enter addresses from a phone book (through ...
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Allow multiple votes for the same option in Google Forms

I am trying to make a Google Form where users are allowed (or required) to cast two votes, and they are allowed to vote twice for the same option. Is that possible? I haven't been able to figure it ...
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Asking specific questions for three groups of people

Here's my dilemma. I'm trying to set up a google form for people RSVPing to my cousin's bar mitzvah. There are three events: the service, a dinner, and a party. But not everyone is invited to every ...
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How do I automatically expand a =QUERY when receiving submissions from a Google Form?

The Query below 'works' on a line by line basis (when manually filled down), but it does not 'autofill' down when new data is added to the 'responses sheet'. The data being added to the 'responses ...
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Show user name on Google Apps Form

In Google Apps I can choose to "Automatically collect respondent's username". How do I display the username or First Name and/or Last Name on the subsequent form? I'd like the form to read something ...
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How can I give people view access to a Google Form so they can make a copy of it without editing the original?

My uncle works for a dog breeding company and asked me to create a survey for him with about 20 pages of questions. I finished the form using Google Forms and then he asked me to make a guide for ...
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Is there a way to link a “Choose from a list” style question in a Google Form to a list of data (e.g. in a spreadsheet)?

Would really appreciate some help from any experts in Google Forms. Is there a way to link a "Choose from a list" style question in a form to a list of data (e.g. in a spreadsheet)? This would mean ...
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Created a Google Form; can't find the Spreadsheet

Long ago, I created a survey that I sent out by email. The responses were recorded in a Google Spreadsheet by filling out a Google Form. I would like to use that data again, but I cannot find the ...
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How to print a Google form?

I made a neat questionnaire Form in Google Docs. I want to print it for hand outs to my testers IRL. But I cannot find a way to print it to paper, or even export it to PDF. There are not many buttons ...
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Email Google Form daily?

Is it possible to email out a Form created with Google daily? I would like to do this simply to email myself a form for use in personal data aggregation. One specific use I'd like to do this for: I ...
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Automatically capture browser of respondent in Google forms or Wufoo

Is it possible to capture the browser version of a form respondent in Google Forms or Wufoo? Perhaps this is possible in Google using the built-in script editor?
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Publish last 5 entries from a Google Form

We currently create and html table to list our last 5 Webinars. This is done manually. We are adding external contractors into the mix and would like to give them the ability to enter basic webinar ...
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Auto sort of Forms responses

We use Google Forms to collect guest surveys for our resort. New responses get added to the bottom of the response sheet. While we can manually sort the responses using the time-stamp feature, not ...
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How can I get Google Sheets to treat my form-submitted strings as plain text and preserve leading zeros?

I have Google Forms where users enter information, some of which contains leading zeros (e.g. zip codes, ID numbers). However, when this data is saved to the Google Sheet, it doesn't treat it as ...
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Adding a script to Google Forms to identify incorrect phone numbers

I currently use Google Forms as a way for applicants to submit their forms. One of the fields that is required is for their contact information. In my country phone numbers have 11 digits. Is there a ...
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How to save users' responses in Google Form survey as they continue from page to page?

I have a long form for users to answer survey questions with about 20 pages. It's long enough that users may want to stop and finish the survey later, or they may abandon the survey altogether half ...
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How can I get the response ID of the person opening the form in the onOpen function in Google Forms?

I am using the following code in hopes of getting the responseID for the user who is editing their previous response to a Google Form. The problem is that the ID appears to be related to the ...
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How can I create a timer in a survey in Google Forms?

I need to make a survey form where each page of the survey is timed. Once the timer runs out, the form should automatically advance to the next page. Is this possible using Google Forms?
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How to view history of filled in Google forms?

I have filled in many Google forms for an interview in last month so I want to view details of what I have entered in those Google forms. How can I get the history of all my filled in Google forms?
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Is it possible to automatically add question numbers to Google Forms?

I'm new to using Google Forms and have added all my questions. Is it possible to automatically add question numbers or do I need to go back and manually write them at the beginning of each question?
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How to randomly choose from a list of questions or choose from a list of values in Google Forms

I need to do a transit survey and I've been researching how to do this with no luck. Your help would really be appreciated. I have questions where I give them a choice between 2 trains (A & B) ...